Daejeon

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Daejeon
대전
大田
Metropolitan Ceety
Daejeon Metropolitan Ceety
  transcription(s)
 • Hangul 대전광역시
 • Hanja 大田廣域市
 • Revised Romanization Daejeon-gwangyeoksi
 • McCune-Reischauer Taejŏn-kwangyŏksi
Frae top left: Dountoun view wi Hanbit tower, EXPO Bridge, Korail head office biggin, the Gap river an Daedeok science R&D town, Daejeon Ceety haw an Naitional Govrenment Complex in dountoun(Dunsan destrict)
Flag of Daejeon
Flag
Map o Sooth Korea wi Daejeon heichlichtit
Kintra  Sooth Korea
Region Hoseo
Destricts 5
Government
 • Mayor Yeom Hong-chul
Area
 • Total 539.85 km2 (208.44 sq mi)
Population (2012)
 • Total 1,537,324
 • Density 2,800/km2 (7,400/sq mi)
 • Dialect Chungcheong
Flower White magnolia
Tree Pine
Bird Korean magpie
Website Daejeon Metro City (Inglis)

Daejeon (Korean: [tɛdʑʌn] ( listen)) is Sooth Korea's fift lairgest metropolis an the provincial caipital o Chungcheongnam-do. Daejeon haed a population o ower 1.5 million in 2010.[1]

It is at the crossroads o Gyeongbu railwey, Honam railwey, Gyeongbu Expresswey, an Honam Expressway. Athin the ceety limits lees Daedeok Science Town, an aurie wi mair than 200 research institutions.

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References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Population, Households and Housing Units". Korean Statistical Information System. Korea National Statistical Office. Retrieved 2007-02-28.